US-based company Expedia Group ’s IT hiring rose 3.0% in May 2022 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The company’s overall hiring activity increased by 1.51% in May 2022 when compared with April 2022.

IT jobs claimed a 24.47% share in the company’s total hiring activity in May 2022, and recorded a 0.56% decline over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops Expedia Group IT hiring in May 2022

Out of the total IT job titles posted by Expedia Group, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 84.38% in May 2022, and a 33.33% drop over April 2022, while Database and Network Administrators and Architects claimed a share of 10.94% in May 2022, and registered a decline of 46.15%. Computer Support Specialists held a share of 3.13% in May 2022, a 100% rise from April 2022.

Asia-Pacific drives IT hiring at Expedia Group

Asia-Pacific emerged as the leading region in the global travel & tourism IT hiring activity in May 2022 with a 45.31% share, which marked a 3.33% drop over the previous month.

North America stood next with 45.31%, registering a 49.12% month-on-month decline. Europe was the third leading region with a 9.38% share and a 53.85% drop over April 2022.

The US commanded a leading presence in the region’s travel & tourism industry IT hiring activity with a 43.75% share in May 2022, a 50.88% decline over April 2022. India featured next with a 42.19% share, down 10% over the previous month. The UK recorded a 4.69% share, a decline of 70% compared with April 2022.

Junior Level jobs lead Expedia Group IT hiring activity in May 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 62.5%, down by 53.49% from April 2022. Mid Level positions with a 28.13% share, a growth of 80% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with a 9.38% share, flat growth over April 2022.